Jagdish Shettar

  • Karnataka polls: Reject corrupt Congress, says Jagadish Shettar 05-05-2013 11:52 AM

    As voting gets underway in Karnataka, Karnataka Chief Minister Jagadish Shettar urged people that they should not vote for the 'corrupt' Congress party. ...
  • Advani's plane makes unscheduled landing in Hyderabad 30-04-2013 03:57 AM

    Hyderabad: An aircraft carrying senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader LK Advani made an unscheduled landing at the old airport at Begumpet in Hyderabad on Monday, after developing a technical snag. Advani was on his way from New Delhi to Bangalore to campaign for BJP for the May 2013 elections...
  • Karnataka: Lingayat mutts could determine outcome of polls 23-04-2013 10:44 AM

    Hubli/Dharwad: The twin cities of Hubli and Dharwad in Karnataka are known for their heritage in Hindustani music and art. But they have also been the epicentre of the Bharatiya Janata Party's growth in north Karnataka. In the 1990s, BJP surged here using local communal disputes, which threw up leaders...
  • BJP struggles to find Yeddyurappa's successor 03-08-2011 01:29 AM

    Bangalore: Sadanand Gowda and Jagdish Shettar are the front runners to be the successor to Karnataka chief minister BS Yeddyurappa, but a defiant Yeddyurappa has moved high court on Tuesday against the Lokayukta report that indicts him in the mining scam and told his officials he will be back in...
  • Who will succeed BS Yeddyurappa? 31-07-2011 07:04 AM

    New Delhi: Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yeddyurappa finally agreed on Saturday to obey his BJP's diktaat to step down even as the succession war continues. Sources said the party leadership wants to make Yedyurappa's rival Ananth kumar or Lingayat leader Jagdish Shettar the next chief minister. But Yedyurappa is strongly...
  • Who will succeed BS Yeddyurappa? 28-07-2011 12:19 PM

    New Delhi: BJP Parliamentray Board on Thursday decided to send senior leaders Rajnath Singh and Arun Jaitley as observers to Bangalore on Friday to oversee the election of Karnataka BS Yeddyurappa's successor. Who will succeed the Karanataka chief minister and will he go without a fight? Ananth Kumar, Jagdish Shettar...